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Vance, William L(ynn)

VANCE, William L(ynn)

VANCE, William L(ynn). American, b. 1934. Genres: Intellectual history, Literary criticism and history, Art/Art history. Career: Boston University, assistant professor, 1962-69, associate professor, 1969-73, Chairman, Dept. of English, 1985-88, Director, American Studies, 1988-90, professor of English, 1973-2000, emeritus, 2000-. John Simon Guggenheim Fellow, 1990-91. Publications: (ed. with R. Poirier) American Literature, 1970; America's Rome, Vol. I: Classical Rome, Vol. II: Catholic and Contemporary Rome, 1989; (with C. Ricks) The Faber Book of America, 1992; (with C. Chiarenza) Immaginari a Confronto, 1993. Address: 255 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02216, U.S.A.

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